[SATLUG] Re: Wall-E

Todd W. Bucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Wed Dec 31 15:25:12 CST 2008


Marc Ripley wrote:
> Heck, I can't even watch the Wall-E DVD on my Ubuntu box let alone
> archive it in mythtv or otherwise.
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> On Wed, Dec 31, 2008 at 10:31 AM,  <satlug-request at satlug.org> wrote:
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>> From: "Todd W. Bucy" <toddwbucy at grandecom.net>
>> Subject: [SATLUG] concerning DVD archiving and Mythtv
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>> in the last few months I have noticed that it has become increasing
>> difficult to copy to hard drive (for personal archival purposes of
>> course) some newer movies.  This is especially true for movies released
>> by that Rat from Florida. To be clear I am not attempting to transcode
>> but am doing a ISO copy of the entire DVD.  Furthermore I know that this
>> works on my system as I just copied Horton Hears a Who (a twentieth
>> century fox release) however when I tried to do a copy of Wall-E
>> (released by the Rat and Pixar).  Has anyone else had such difficulties
>> with Disney movies? if so is there a way around this issue?
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>> thanks in advance
>> Todd
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I have no problems watching the movie my only problem is with copying it 
to hard drive for archival purposes.  have you tried to run mplayer or 
mythtv out of terminal to see waht sort of error you get?

Todd


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